Guy Fredrickson
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How to Size Oar Length (Based on Paddle, Drift Boat, and Oarsman Characteristics)
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I gave this problem some thought and I think this approach makes sense.…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Robb Grubb Aug 9, 2014.

Guy's Wooden Drift Boat Project
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Hello Everyone, My name is Guy and this is my first post in this forum.  I am here because I want to build a wooden drift boat and, undoubtedly, I will occasionally need advice of the pool of experts…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Guy Fredrickson Sep 11.

 

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Guy Fredrickson replied to Guy Fredrickson's discussion Guy's Wooden Drift Boat Project
"Chris Craft: I’m bedding the bottom planks (everything below the waterline) in 3M 5200. Takes almost 3000 wood screws and about 90 tubes of sealant. "
Sep 11
Guy Fredrickson replied to Guy Fredrickson's discussion Guy's Wooden Drift Boat Project
"I hope this site isn’t crashing. The homepage has some issues. "
Aug 26
Guy Fredrickson replied to Guy Fredrickson's discussion Guy's Wooden Drift Boat Project
"The horns and mast are repaired. "
Aug 26
Guy Fredrickson replied to Dusty's discussion First build
"Very nice! Congratulations!"
Aug 12
Guy Fredrickson replied to Guy Fredrickson's discussion Guy's Wooden Drift Boat Project
"Martinac. Rebuilding the 12-V horns. Made by Autolite. They were in rough condition, but salvageable. I ordered magnet wire to make new coils for the solenoids. And I ordered new modern resistors. "
Jul 31
Guy Fredrickson replied to Guy Fredrickson's discussion Guy's Wooden Drift Boat Project
"Martinac. I finished rebuilding the Paragon HF2D transmission. I had it completely taken apart. About 100 pieces. I was able to replace all the oil seals (2), all the O-rings (3), and some bearings (3 of 4). Everything looks good. So signs of ware…"
Jul 22
Guy Fredrickson replied to Steve Jay's discussion Plywood checking on side panel of my tatman
"Hi. A heat gun and scraper would easily remove the varnish. Or light sanding. With the wood stripped you could apply a penetrating epoxy sealer. Then varnish, or fiberglass and varnish. The the damage caused by water? If so, it can be more extensive…"
Jul 12
Guy Fredrickson replied to Guy Fredrickson's discussion Guy's Wooden Drift Boat Project
"Martinac. After taking it apart completely and cleaning everything… I finally understand how this transmission works. Very interesting. "
Jun 5
Guy Fredrickson replied to Guy Fredrickson's discussion Guy's Wooden Drift Boat Project
"Martinac. It came apart. Dirty as Hell inside. "
Jun 3
Guy Fredrickson replied to Dave S's discussion GC Dory-Double Ender Build
"Excellent carpentry. "
May 31
Guy Fredrickson replied to Guy Fredrickson's discussion Guy's Wooden Drift Boat Project
"Martinac. Fun times trying to take apart a 60 year old obsolete transmission. A Paragon HF2D. I don’t see anything wrong with it. But it needs a thorough cleaning. "
May 29
Guy Fredrickson replied to Guy Fredrickson's discussion Guy's Wooden Drift Boat Project
"Hi Rick. Thanks. It’s some type of Mahogany. "
May 29
Rick Newman replied to Guy Fredrickson's discussion Guy's Wooden Drift Boat Project
"Good looking lumber you have chosen! Rick"
May 2
Guy Fredrickson replied to Guy Fredrickson's discussion Guy's Wooden Drift Boat Project
"Martinac. I’m back to work on the swim deck. "
Apr 30
Rick Newman replied to Guy Fredrickson's discussion Guy's Wooden Drift Boat Project
"Aren't you lucky! Rick"
Mar 16
Guy Fredrickson replied to Guy Fredrickson's discussion Guy's Wooden Drift Boat Project
"Hi Rick. Thanks. I’ve been working on several small “loose end” projects. When I get back to the Martinac, I have more stripping and sanding to do. "
Mar 15

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At 5:24pm on January 5, 2022, Gerard said…

Hi Guy are you out there?  Would like to compare notes on the Chris Craft 283 engine you have on your Youtube channel, I have one the same in a boat I just purchased. It won't let me send you an email unless you add me to your friends list.

Thanks

Gerard

 
 
 

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